Incorporating Unbalanced Formations into Your Offense

Incorporating Unbalanced Formations into Your Offense Both Clemson and Ohio State use unbalanced formations in every game because it gives them a numbers advantage and causes havoc on defenses as they are tough to prepare for and difficult to align to properly. The other thing about these two teams is they play with tempo so…

Clemson’s Counter Trey Sweep Read

Clemson’s Counter Trey Sweep Read If you have been following my posts, I recently posted a play that Oklahoma runs where they run counter trey with a swing pass attached to it and they read the defensive end to see how he plays the screen. Clemson runs a similar play but instead of throwing the…

Clemson’s Empty Attack

Clemson’s Empty Attack One thing that takes Clemson’s offense to an elite level is their clever use of formations especially empty formations.  With the threat of Watson running in the empty set, the defense really has to decide if they are going to attempt to load the box against empty formations and leave themselves vulnerable…